Joseph J. Martel

Joseph J. Martel, 73, died Friday March 31, 2017 at Porter Medical Center after a lengthy illness.

He was born May 19, 1943 in Milford, NH the son of Kenneth and Mabel (Burgson) Martel.

Joseph was a member of the Shoreham Congregation Church and served as a Deacon.

He is survived by his wife Inez (Pineo) Martel of Vergennes, by sons, Joseph J. Martel II and Barry Martel both of Milford, NH, by his daughters, Penny Stone and April Martel both of Milford, NH, by his step sons, Dale Durant and wife Sherry of Shoreham and Daniel Durant and wife Judy of Brandon, by his brother William Martel of Milford, NH and his sister Janice Martel of Massachusetts. Also by his 15 grandchildren and special grandchildren Jesse Durrant, Katie and Kendra Durrant.

He was predeceased by his siblings, Jerry, Victor and Michael Martel.

Memorial contributions may be made to Shoreham Congregational Church or Addison County Home Health & Hospice and Meals on Wheels.

There will be no service at this time.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Sanderson-Ducharme Funeral Home.

Online condolences at www.sandersonfuneralservice.com.